NCAA Game Summary - Detroit at Wichita State
(Saturday, February 23)
Final Score: Wichita State 94, Detroit 79
Wichita, KS (Sports Network) - Malcolm Armstead scored 20 points and dished out six assists for Wichita State as the Shockers defeated the Detroit Titans, 94-79, in a BracketBusters matchup at Charles Koch Arena.
Cleanthony Early and Carl Hall each had 18 points and seven rebounds and Demetric Williams added 14 points for Wichita state (24-5) which has won five straight.
Ray McCallum had a game-high 29 points,. Nick Minnerath poured in 25 and Doug Anderson chipped in 11 for Detroit (18-10) which had won six of its previous seven contests.
By shooting 55.9 percent from the field and limiting Detroit to 41.9 percent shooting, Wichita State went into the break leading 46-35.
After halftime the Shockers again shot better than 50 percent from the floor while hitting 16-of-21 from the free-throw line to close out the victory.
Wichita State had just nine turnovers in the contest while assisting on 21 field goals. Detroit outscored the Shockers, 30-18, from 3-point range.
02/23 19:05:41 ET